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  • noun Plural form of acquirer.


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  • Also, certain acquirers may be more inclined to build vs. buy (especially if the technology barrier is not that high and the existing userbase is not that interesting).

    Web 2.0 fizzle begins « Squash 2006

  • Tidying up its balance may also make CIT more attractive to potential acquirers.

    CIT Shops Its $1 Billion Commercial-Loan Portfolio Sabrina Willmer 2011

  • For some Silicon Valley acquirers, any breather in start-up valuations is a boon.

    Web Start-Ups Hit Cash Crunch Pui-Wing Tam 2011

  • We are in talks with some interested acquirers to form a consortium, managing director Sumantra Banerjee said, without disclosing the name of the possible partners.

    Morning News Roundup Deals India Staff 2011

  • Canadian financial institutions have recently been active acquirers of U.S. companies.

    Sun Life, Unum Discussed Deal Earlier This Year Gina Chon 2011

  • By November 2008, the SEC says, Stiefel executives began discreet talks with potential acquirers.

    SEC Sees Bitter Pill at Drug Maker Scott Thurm 2012

  • "It is time to start to separate the two businesses," Mr. Bedford said on a call to discuss Republic's quarterly results, citing private-equity buyers or strategic investors as potential acquirers.

    Republic Makes Plans to Separate Frontier Airlines Doug Cameron 2011

  • Potential acquirers are likely to be special situations hedge funds, business development companies, insurance companies or asset managers.

    CIT Shops Its $1 Billion Commercial-Loan Portfolio Sabrina Willmer 2011

  • Would-be acquirers and regulators alike have complained about the state of the firm's books and records both leading up to the bankruptcy filing and in the aftermath.

    Corzine Aide in Spotlight Justin Baer 2011

  • The project has been on the market since early last year and was marketed to potential Chinese acquirers, but disagreements on price and some of the difficulties in developing the deposit deterred some bidders.

    OZ Minerals Buys Copper Project David Fickling 2011


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